Theater, 2.20.13-2.26.13

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First Posted: 2/19/2013

Actors Circle at Providence Playhouse (1256 Providence Rd, Scranton, reservations: 570.342.9707, actorscircle.org)

• Seniors of the Sahara: March 14-16, 22-23, 8 p.m.; March 17, 24, 2 p.m. $12, general admission; $10, seniors; $8, students. Preview show March 14: $8, general admission and seniors; $6 students.

Dietrich Theatre (60 E. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500, dietrichtheater.com)

• Auntie Mame and The Bridegroom of Blowing Rock auditions: March 2-3, 1-5 p.m. Needed: women and men ages 15-70, and one boy who looks 10-years-old. Auditions will be by appointment and actors will be asked to read from the script. Audition scenes are available at www.dietrichtheater.com..

• Auntie Mame: April. 24-27, 7 p.m.; April 28, 3 p.m.

• Tom Knight Puppet Show: April 17, 1:30 p.m.

F.M. Kirby Center (71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, 570.826.1100)

• Pirates of Penzance: March 22, 8 p.m., $38.80-$69

Jason Miller Playwrights Project (570.591.1378, nepaplaywrights@live.com)

• Dramatists Support Group: Third Thursday of each month beginning Feb. 21, 7 p.m., The Olde Brick Theatre (126 W. Market St., Scranton).

• General season auditions: Feb. 23, 2-4 p.m.; Feb. 25, 7-8:30 p.m., The Olde Brick Theatre (126 W. Market St., Scranton).

• Submissions for Dyonisia ’13: the third annual Jason Miller Playwrights’ Project Invitational being accepted through May 15.

• Writing a Better 10-Minute Play workshop: March 13, 6:30 p.m. A donation of $5-10 requested. Reservations: 570.591.1378 or nepaplaywrights@live.com.

King’s College Theatre (Admin. Bldg., 133 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5825)

The 39 Steps: Feb. 21-23, 7:30 p.m.; $10; $5, students and seniors.

Misericordia University ( www.misericordia.edu, 570.674.6400; box office, 674.6719, misericordia.edu)

• The Letterman: March 22, 7:30 p.m., Lemmond Theater at Walsh Hall.$35, center tickets; $20, general admission.

Music Box Players (196 Hughes St., Swoyersville: 570.283.2195 or 800.698.PLAY or musicbox.org)

Annie: Feb. 22, 23: bar 6 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., curtain 8 p.m.; Feb. 24, bar 1 p.m., dinner 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m. $34, dinner and show; $28, children under 12; $16, show only; $32, groups of 20 or more dinner and show.

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Auditions for the 33rd season, mansion at Mount Hope Estate, Route 72. Callbacks will be held in the afternoon and will stress movement. Those auditioning should wear loose fitting or comfortable clothing. By appointment only, 717.665.7021, ext. 120.

The Phoenix Performing Arts Centre (409-411 Main St., Duryea, 570.457.3589, phoenixpac.vpweb.com, phoenixpac08@aol.com)

• Avenue Q: Feb. 22, 8 p.m.; Feb. 24, 2 p.m.; Feb. 24, 7 p.m. $12.

Pines Dinner Theatre (448 North 17th St., Allentown. 610.433.2333. pinesdinnertheatre.com)

• Why Do Fools Fall In Love?: Through March 10. Thurs. and Sun., 12:30 p.m. dinner, 2 p.m. show; Fri. and Sat.; 6:30 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. show. $48.50

Scranton Cultural Center (420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, 570.346.7369)

Broadway Scranton (broadwayscranton.com) presents:

• Dixie’s Tupperware Party: Feb. 20-21, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 21, 8 p.m.; Feb. 23, 4 and 8 p.m.; Feb. 24, 2 p.m. $40. Tickets: 800.745.3000 (TicketMaster), 570.342.7784 (Broadway Office), or broadwayscranton.com/shows.asp.

• Stomp: March 5-6, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 & 8 p.m., Sun., 1 & 6 p.m.

• Celtic Woman: March 19, 7:30 p.m. $102, $62, $42. Group Rates for 11 or more call 570.344.1111 .

• Cathy Rigby is Peter Pan: April 5-7, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 & 8 p.m., Sun., 1 & 6 p.m.

• Hair: April 15-16, 7:30 p.m.

• Dreamgirls: May 10-12, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat., 2 & 8 p.m., Sun., 1 & 6 p.m.

The Vintage Theater (326 Spruce St., Scranton, info@scrantonsvintagetheater.com)

• Scranton Comedy Night: Feb. 23, doors 7 p.m., 8 p.m. Here We Are In Spain and Unorganized Business Ensemble with special guest John Walton.

Wilkes University (84 W. South St, Wilkes-Barre, 1.800.WILKES.U, wilkes.edu)

• archy & mehitabel: Feb. 22-23, 8 p.m.; Feb. 24, 2 p.m., Dorothy Dickson Darte Center. $10, general admission; $5, students and seniors; free, Wilkes students with ID.

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